Period
to 23 March 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Essex with a requirement for RESTful skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited RESTful over the 6 months to 23 March 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

RESTful
6 months to
23 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 38 25 50
Rank change year-on-year -13 +25 +21
Contract jobs citing RESTful 68 82 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 8.10% 11.82% 4.74%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 24.91% 29.08% 15.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 74 29
Essex median daily rate £525 £513 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.44% +86.36% -24.14%
10th Percentile £513 £454 £260
90th Percentile £600 £600 £575
East of England median daily rate £525 £475 £425
% change year-on-year +10.53% +11.76% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 7
Essex median hourly rate £63.65 - £36.00
10th Percentile £61.52 - £35.30
90th Percentile £67.07 - £46.60
East of England median hourly rate £63.65 - £36.00

RESTful is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Essex with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Essex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 273 282 250
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 32.50% 40.63% 31.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 184 205 180
Essex median daily rate £510 £513 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.49% +20.59% +9.68%
10th Percentile £354 £350 £262
90th Percentile £600 £638 £575
East of England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 21
Essex median hourly rate £36.75 £35.50 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.52% -1.39% -1.37%
10th Percentile £18.13 £31.10 £31.00
90th Percentile £65.35 £41.32 £43.00
East of England median hourly rate £48.75 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +21.88% +11.11% -4.00%

RESTful
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

Job postings citing RESTful as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Essex.

Job vacancy trend for RESTful in Essex

RESTful
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing RESTful in Essex.

Contractor daily rate trend for RESTful in Essex

RESTful
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing RESTful in Essex over the 6 months to 23 March 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for RESTful in Essex

RESTful
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing RESTful in Essex.

Contractor hourly rate trend for RESTful in Essex

RESTful
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RESTful within the Essex region over the 6 months to 23 March 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brentwood 0 2 - -
Southend-on-Sea -8 2 £475 -7.09%
RESTful
East of England

For the 6 months to 23 March 2019, IT contractor jobs citing RESTful also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Essex region with a requirement for RESTful.

1 60 (88.24%) Agile Software Development
1 60 (88.24%) TDD
2 58 (85.29%) Java
3 56 (82.35%) SOAP
3 56 (82.35%) SAP
4 55 (80.88%) Web Services
4 55 (80.88%) SOA
4 55 (80.88%) Business Intelligence
4 55 (80.88%) Programme Management
4 55 (80.88%) Electronics
4 55 (80.88%) Telecoms
4 55 (80.88%) Finance
4 55 (80.88%) Manufacturing
4 55 (80.88%) Marketing
4 55 (80.88%) Digital Marketing
5 47 (69.12%) Middleware
5 47 (69.12%) Mule
5 47 (69.12%) WSO2
5 47 (69.12%) Apache Camel
6 46 (67.65%) Oracle
7 45 (66.18%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 45 (66.18%) Oracle Service Bus
8 43 (63.24%) Greenfield Project
9 42 (61.76%) XML
10 39 (57.35%) Java 8
11 37 (54.41%) JSON
12 29 (42.65%) XPath
12 29 (42.65%) Maven
12 29 (42.65%) XSLT
12 29 (42.65%) Swagger

RESTful
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 47 (69.12%) Mule
2 45 (66.18%) Oracle Service Bus
2 45 (66.18%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 6 (8.82%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.47%) Confluence
4 1 (1.47%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.41%) GitHub
2 1 (1.47%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.47%) Apigee
2 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.41%) NoSQL
2 2 (2.94%) MongoDB
2 2 (2.94%) Neo4j
3 1 (1.47%) Big Data
3 1 (1.47%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (1.47%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.47%) DB2
3 1 (1.47%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.47%) HBase
3 1 (1.47%) MySQL
3 1 (1.47%) Pentaho
3 1 (1.47%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.47%) PowerCenter
3 1 (1.47%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.47%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.47%) SAP Data Services
3 1 (1.47%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 1 (1.47%) SAS Enterprise Miner
3 1 (1.47%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 29 (42.65%) Maven
2 5 (7.35%) Git (software)
3 3 (4.41%) Mercurial
3 3 (4.41%) SoapUI
4 2 (2.94%) Android Studio
4 2 (2.94%) Calabash
4 2 (2.94%) Gradle
4 2 (2.94%) Jenkins
4 2 (2.94%) JUnit
4 2 (2.94%) Pivotal Tracker
5 1 (1.47%) JIRA
5 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 55 (80.88%) Electronics
1 55 (80.88%) Finance
1 55 (80.88%) Manufacturing
1 55 (80.88%) Marketing
1 55 (80.88%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.94%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 57 (83.82%) Developer
2 42 (61.76%) Java Developer
3 36 (52.94%) Senior Developer
4 26 (38.24%) Integration Developer
4 26 (38.24%) Senior Java Developer
5 15 (22.06%) SOA Developer
6 12 (17.65%) Lead Developer
7 8 (11.76%) Lead Java Developer
8 5 (7.35%) Agile Developer
8 5 (7.35%) Business Analyst
8 5 (7.35%) Product Business Analyst
8 5 (7.35%) Product Owner
8 5 (7.35%) Senior Agile Developer
8 5 (7.35%) Technical Business Analyst
8 5 (7.35%) Technical Product Owner
9 3 (4.41%) Automation Test Expert
9 3 (4.41%) Automation Tester
9 3 (4.41%) Tester
10 2 (2.94%) Android Software Engineer
10 2 (2.94%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (82.35%) SOAP
2 55 (80.88%) Web Services
3 47 (69.12%) Apache Camel
3 47 (69.12%) Middleware
4 42 (61.76%) XML
5 37 (54.41%) JSON
6 29 (42.65%) Swagger
6 29 (42.65%) WireMock
6 29 (42.65%) XSLT
7 8 (11.76%) JMS
8 6 (8.82%) JAX-RS
8 6 (8.82%) Spring
8 6 (8.82%) Spring Boot
9 5 (7.35%) Lambda Expressions
9 5 (7.35%) REST
10 3 (4.41%) CSS
10 3 (4.41%) CSS3
10 3 (4.41%) HTML
10 3 (4.41%) HTML5
11 2 (2.94%) Reactive Extensions
Miscellaneous
1 43 (63.24%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (1.47%) Data Structures
2 1 (1.47%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.94%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (88.24%) Agile Software Development
1 60 (88.24%) TDD
2 55 (80.88%) Business Intelligence
2 55 (80.88%) Digital Marketing
2 55 (80.88%) Programme Management
2 55 (80.88%) SOA
3 15 (22.06%) Technical Leadership
4 14 (20.59%) Scrum
5 9 (13.24%) Microservices
6 8 (11.76%) Digital Transformation Programme
7 6 (8.82%) Domain-Driven Design
7 6 (8.82%) Open Source
8 5 (7.35%) Business Analysis
8 5 (7.35%) CQRS
8 5 (7.35%) Sequence Diagram
9 4 (5.88%) Test Automation
10 3 (4.41%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (4.41%) Functional Testing
10 3 (4.41%) Mentoring
10 3 (4.41%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 58 (85.29%) Java
2 39 (57.35%) Java 8
3 29 (42.65%) XPath
4 6 (8.82%) Groovy
5 3 (4.41%) Clojure
5 3 (4.41%) Erlang
5 3 (4.41%) F#
5 3 (4.41%) Haskell
5 3 (4.41%) JavaScript
5 3 (4.41%) Python
5 3 (4.41%) Ruby
5 3 (4.41%) Scala
6 2 (2.94%) Java 9
6 2 (2.94%) Kotlin
7 1 (1.47%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.47%) Perl
7 1 (1.47%) PHP
7 1 (1.47%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (4.41%) SC Cleared
1 3 (4.41%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.47%) Data Quality
1 1 (1.47%) GDPR
System Software
1 3 (4.41%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (1.47%) Apache Flume
Vendors
1 56 (82.35%) SAP
2 47 (69.12%) WSO2
3 46 (67.65%) Oracle
4 11 (16.18%) Talend
5 1 (1.47%) Cloudera
5 1 (1.47%) Informatica